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Doctor insights on: Will Fluticasone Propionate Reduce Swelling In Nose

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Dr. David Schleimer
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Swelling (Definition)

Swelling is the enlargement of organs, skin, or other body parts. It is caused by a buildup of fluid in the tissues. The extra fluid can lead to a rapid increase in weight over a short period of time (days to weeks). Swelling can occur all over the body (generalized) or only in one part ...Read more


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Is it safe to blow your nose after taking fluticasone propionate spray?

Is it safe to blow your nose after taking fluticasone propionate spray?

Yes, but don't: It is safe to blow your nose as there are no direct health risks. However, if you blow your nose immediately after dosing, you will decrease the amount of medication on the nasal mucosa , delivering a smaller and most likely less effective dose, if you experience runny nose or post nasal drip after dosing, i recommendgently wiping your nose, not blowing. Can try a new "dry" nasal spray. ...Read more

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What is fluticasone propionate nasal spray useful for?

What is fluticasone propionate nasal spray useful for?

Nasal allergies: This spray, when used daily, is very good for nasal allergies and for people who have chronic congestion w/o documented allergies. It treats nasal congestion, itch, sneezing and runny nose. ...Read more

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What is fluticasone propionate nasal spray for usually?

What is fluticasone propionate nasal spray for usually?

Nasal allergy: It is a steroid which is effective for nasal allergies and congestion, it works on inflammation. ...Read more

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How long can I keep using fluticasone propionate nasal sprays?

For years: Nasal steroid sprays are very safe. As long as you dont develop complications like bleeding, long term daily use under the supervision of your doctor is safe. Be sure to aim the tip up and out on each side to avoid trauma to nasal septum. ...Read more

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What is fluticasone propionate nasal spray?

What is fluticasone propionate nasal spray?

Allergy med: Nasal steroid spray that helps nasal symptoms of allergy safely and effectively. Also helps nasal polyps. ...Read more

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Fluticasone propionate nasal spray and doxylamine succinate ok?

Fluticasone propionate nasal spray and doxylamine succinate ok?

Yes: The treatment of allergy nose symptoms can include nasal steroids and antihistamines. ...Read more

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Is fluticasone propionate nasal spray a decongestant for your sinuses?

Is fluticasone propionate nasal spray a decongestant for your sinuses?

Not really: Fluticasone is a nasal steroids spray that works to decrease the allergic inflammation in one's nose and subsequently decreased one's nasal allergy symptoms. A decongestant, for example pseudphed, is a vaso constrictor, that shrinks blood vessel that ultimately shrinks the nasal mucosa. ...Read more

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